Teleneshti New Jewish Cemetery

Cemetery Information

Country
Moldova
Region
None
District
Teleneshti
Settlement
Teleneshti
Site address
Teleneshti New Jewish Cemetery
GPS coordinates
47.5049, 28.34424
Perimeter length
480 metres
Is the cemetery demolished
no
Type and height of existing fence
Type of the fence
Preservation condition
Fenced and protected Jewish cemetery
General site condition
Fenced and protected Jewish cemetery. Abandoned.
Number of existing gravestones
Approximately 1000
Date of oldest tombstone
1900s
Date of newest tombstone
1980s
Urgency of erecting a fence
Fence is not needed
Land ownership
Property of local community
Preserved construction on site
Drone surveys
No

Historical overview

The Teleneshti Jewish Cemetery was most likely established at the end of the 19th century. According to epigraphic data, it already existed in the 1900s. The cemetery remained in use after WWII, with the latest preserved gravestone dating to the 1980s.